Egyptian Colonization

Timeline created by EA._.Diana
In History
  • 332 BCE

    332 BCE

    332 BCE
    Alexander the Great of ancient Macedonia conquers Egypt, meaning the Macedonian Dynasty rule until 31 BC
  • 33 BCE

    33 BCE

    33 BCE
    Christianity comes into Egypt and not long after, in the 4th Century has largely displaced the Egyptian Religion.
  • 30 BCE

    30 BCE

    30 BCE
    Egypt comes under Romanian rule; Queen Cleopatra commits suicide after Octavians army defeats her forces.
  • 1798

    Napoleon Bonapartes forces invade on Egypt but abandon the plan due to the British and the Turks.
  • 1859-69

    The Suez Canal is built but it and other projects almost leave Egypt in bankruptcy which leads to the British takeover.